On a visit to Sorrento you definitely cannot miss out on the must see places. The significance of these must see places are that they stand as a symbol for Sorrento. These places are what Sorrento is all about. These must see places in Sorrento will stay as cherishing memories of the city forever in your heart.
Can't wait to discover Sorrento by yourself? Create a Sorrento itinerary today!
#1 of 9 Must See Activities in Sorrento | Added 52989 times in trip plans
185, Corso Italia, 80067 Sorrento Naples, Italy
This is Sorrento’s main square and was once called Largo of the Caste, the Baroque Church del Carmine opens up: in its interior it is kept an interesting painting by Onofrio Avellino.
In the same Piazza Tasso, the Palazzo Correale is located with its magnificent majolica cout dating back to 1772, the inscription on the portal's marble scroll ...
#2 of 9 Must See Activities in Sorrento | Added 14588 times in trip plans
Street Via Marina Grande
The closest thing to a spiaggia (beach) is the pleasant sandy stretch at the harbor at Marina Grande; if you want to just loll in the sun, nearby jetties sports the ubiquitous umbrellas and deck chairs. While it’s far smaller than the island of Procida in the Bay of Naples, this former fishing district has a glimmer of similarity with its pas...
Named after the patron saint of Sorrento, the oldest church in town dates from the 11th century. A few Roman artefacts have ended up here, as well as some dark medieval paintings and the oddity of two whale ribs. Apparently, the much-loved saint performed numerous miracles, including one in which he rescued a child from a whale’s stomach. The...
#4 of 9 Must See Activities in Sorrento | Added 1692 times in trip plans
Via Capo, 80067 Sorrento, Italy
12:01 am - 12:00 am
A fantastic walking area, this natural enclave is ideal for activities like trekking and hiking. Located just a mile away from Sorrento, visitors prefer walking here from the city. The road is motorable and the place can also be reached by car.
Walk through the citrus and olive groves, admire the craggy tip of the cape and observe the ancient ruins...
#5 of 9 Must See Activities in Sorrento | Added 21533 times in trip plans
Street Corso Italia
Have a blast shopping at the Centro Storico in Sorrento. This ultimate shoppers paradise is full of a number of shops, stores, bars, restaurants and cafes. You can shop till you tire out either your legs or your wallet! As this beautiful area is open to all, there is no ticket for Centro Storico. You don’t have to worry about any Centro Stori...
#6 of 9 Must See Activities in Sorrento | Added 21092 times in trip plans
Street Via Fuorimura
Just behind Piazza Tasso, a stunning natural phenomenon is on view from Via Fuorimura. This deep cleft in the mountain dated from a volcanic eruption 35,000 years ago. Sorrento was once bounded by three gorges, but today this is the only one that remains. It is named after the ancient wheat mills that were once located here, the ruins of which are ...
#7 of 9 Must See Activities in Sorrento | Added 15342 times in trip plans
Street Via Correale 50
09:00 am - 06:30 pm
Located to the east of the city center, this museum is well worth a visit whether you are a clock collector, an archaeological egghead or into embroidery. In addition to the rich assortment of 17th-century to 19th-century Neapolitan Art and Crafts, there are Japanese, Chinese and European ceramics, Clocks, Furniture and, on the ground floor, Greek ...
#8 of 9 Must See Activities in Sorrento | Added 10153 times in trip plans
Street Via San Francesco
08:00 am - 08:00 pm
Located next to the Villa Communale Park, this is one of Sorrento’s most beautiful churches. Surrounded by bougainvillea and birdsong, the evocative cloisters have an Arabic portico and interlaced arches, supported by octagonal pillars.
The church is most famous, however, for its summer program of concerts featuring world-class performers fro...
#9 of 9 Must See Activities in Sorrento | Added 5580 times in trip plans
Piazza Vittoria, 80121 Napoli, Italy
08:00 am - 11:00 pm
This lushly landscaped park has stunning views across the Bay of Naples, including to Mt.Vesuvius. A popular green space to while away in the sunset hours, it’s a lively spot, with benches, operatic buskers and a small bar. Whether you have a pleasant morning walk or a quiet me-time in the evening, this park is perfect for both. Suited for al...